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Welcome to the Highland Capital Management News Archive

Below you’ll find access to our extensive list of news articles, features and exclusive interviews featuring Highland Capital Management and our employees.

Bloomberg Real Yield | Mark Okada discusses the latest on credit markets and central banks

Guests include: Highland Capital Management CIO Mark Okada, Goldman Sachs…

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Fox Business “Mornings with Maria” | America’s infrastructure cannot be ignored any longer

Highland’s Michael Gregory co-hosts Fox Business’ “Mornings with Maria” and…

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Fox Business “Mornings with Maria” | Could we see $60 oil this year?

Highland’s Michael Gregory co-hosts Fox Business’ “Mornings with Maria” and…

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Fox Business “Mornings with Maria” | Will the Model 3 be a boost to Tesla?

Highland’s Michael Gregory co-hosts Fox Business’ “Mornings with Maria” and…

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Fox Business “Mornings with Maria” | Amazon changing the retail landscape?

Highland’s Michael Gregory co-hosts Fox Business’ “Mornings with Maria” and…

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CNBC Closing Bell | S&P posts 21st record close this year

CNBC’s Mike Santoli talks to Ann Miletti, Wells Capital Management;…

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Bloomberg Daybreak: Americas | Mark Okada Remains Long-Term Bullish on Trump Plans

Mark Okada, chief investment officer and co-founder at Highland Capital,…

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Fox Business Mornings with Maria | Grading the potential impact of the GOP health care plan

StartUp Health co-founder Steven Krein and Highland Capital Management’s Michael…

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Bloomberg Daybreak: Asia | 85% Chance of a Fed June Rate Hike According to a Poll

Highland Capital Management LP Partner, Portfolio Manager and Head of…

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CNBC Capital Connection | Trump understands we have to trade: Expert

Mark Okada, Highland Capital Management, says the U.S. President is…

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The Wall Street Journal | A Coal Boom to Fear

The booms and busts in metallurgical coal turn fast, often…

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Ignites | Liquidity a Big Consideration in Bond Product Design

The liquidity of portfolio holdings is a significant factor in…

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Fundfire | Highland Pumps Up Product Set for Advisor Market

Highland Capital Management is staking its claim as an early mover…

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Bloomberg Daybreak: Americas | Advantages of Active Management: Capitalizing on Credit Market Technicals

Bloomberg Daybreak: Americas | Where to Rotate in Credit Right Now

Bloomberg Daybreak: Americas | A Credit Investor’s Uncomfortable Bullishness

Barron’s | Hedge Funds Now Play the Nuances of Energy

After crude surged last year, some funds were able to…

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Bloomberg Markets | Highland’s Parker on ‘Disruption’ in Credit

Bloomberg Markets with Carol Massar and Cory Johnson. GUEST: Trey…

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Cayman Alternative Investment Summit | What Should Investors Expect From Markets in 2017?

In this Q&A, Cayman Alternative Investment Summit (CAIS) talks with…

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Bloomberg Daybreak: Americas | (Excerpt) Trey Parker Comments on Recent Economic Data

Steven Ricchiuto, chief economist at Mizuho Securities, and Trey Parker,…

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Reuters | LPC: Secondary prices volatile for US firms hit by technological disruption

Feb 15 US investors are assessing the volatile secondary loan…

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Globe St. | NexPoint CIO: ‘This Is Our Moment’

DALLAS—Spun off from a closed-end fund in the spring of…

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NAREIT | NexPoint Residential Growing in Middle-Income Rental Niche

NexPoint Residential Trust, Inc. (NYSE: NXRT) has carved out a niche within…

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MarketWatch | Fund that almost tripled the S&P 500’s gain last year is now big on health-care stocks

The Highland Small Cap Equity Fund made a killing on…

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Seeking Alpha | NexPoint Residential: We’re Off To See The Wizard

Summary “NXRT appears to be an attractively-priced REIT with substantial…

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Bloomberg | With Argentina’s Decade in Financial Wilderness Over, Macri Must Turn to Growth

Country plans to sell $10 billion of overseas bonds in…

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CNBC | Stocks close mostly higher after big bank earnings; Nasdaq posts record

Stocks closed mostly higher on Friday, boosted by strong quarterly…

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Reuters | LPC: U.S. market expects more leveraged M&A in 2017

Bankers and investors are expecting US merger and acquisition (M&A)…

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Institutional Investor | Fed Watchers Can Take a Break, Manager Says

Highland’s Mark Okada says investors should stop obsessing over the…

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Bloomberg Daybreak: Americas | The End of the U.S. Bull Market in Bonds

Mark Okada, co-founder and chief investment officer at Highland Capital…

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CNBC | Okada on rally: It’s not about Trump, it’s about the sweep

Mark Okada, Highland Capital Management co-founder & CIO, discusses the…

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Pensions&Investments | Movember moves in at Highland Capital

November was designated Movember at Highland Capital Management LP. Seventy…

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The 3 Best Health Care and Pharma Stocks for 2017-Whatever Happens to Obamacare

Highland Capital Management’s head of healthcare credit and equity Michael…

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The New York Times | It’s the Giving Season. Would You Like a Radio Station?

PHILANTHROPICALLY minded people regularly try to donate stuff — cars,…

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Pensions&Investments | Money managers urge caution as uncertainty reigns following Trump victory

Money managers on Wednesday noted the election of Republican Donald…

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Reuters | LPC: U.S. syndicated loans initially shrug off Trump historic upset

US syndicated loans are little changed and new deals in…

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Bloomberg Briefs | U.S. Election

Highland’s Okada Sees a Renewed Search for Yield Mark Okada, CIO…

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Alt Credit Intelligence | Libor benefits and changing regulations

Chris Mawn, portfolio manager at Highland Capital Management, discusses how…

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Bloomberg Markets | It’s Party Time for Loan ETFs Offering Relief for Yieldless

Investors hurl cash at funds promising rates that aren’t zero…

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Mutual Fund Wire | Highland Takes Nasdaq

Top Brass at Dallas, Texas-based Highland Capital Management converged in…

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Alt Credit Intelligence | Libor benefits and changing regulations

Chris Mawn, portfolio manager at Highland Capital Management, discusses how…

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Nasdaq News | ETF Strategies for a Rising Rate Environment

The dual prospects of a Fed rate hike this year…

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FinAlternatives | Highland Names Eden As Global Marketing and IR Head

Global alternative credit manager Highland Capital Management has hired Brad…

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ETF Trends | Revisiting Bank Loan ETFs for Income

Yield-hungry investors should look beyond the usual asset classes in…

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Reuters | LPC: US leveraged loans set to float again as Libor rises

After eight years of fixed interest rates, leveraged loans are…

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Reuters | LPC: US leveraged loans set to float again as Libor rises

After eight years of fixed interest rates, leveraged loans are…

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Reuters | Surge in passive strategies will be boon – Hedge fund executive Okada

Money moving from hedge funds and other active investment managers…

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Alt Credit Intelligence | Energy and beyond

As distressed strategies experience an upswing in returns, Alt Credit…

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ETF Trends | Senior Bank Loans: An Alternative Fixed-Income ETF Strategy

Yield-strapped investors seeking to augment their income should consider incorporating…

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Bloomberg | Highland Says Trump Would Boost Defense, Clinton Health Care

Republican seen boosting oil while Democrat would favor solar Materials…

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The Wall Street Journal | Coal Glut, Environmental Pushback Derail West Coast Port Plans

Once promising, exports to Asia have been undermined by oversupply,…

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Investment & Pensions Europe | US Equities: Healthcare – A healthy prognosis

Recent developments in market structures and biotechnology augur well for…

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Investment & Pensions Europe | US Equities: Implications of the US election

Joseph Mariathasan looks at what investors might expect from the…

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Bloomberg | S&P 500 Closes at Record Amid Deal Activity, Corporate Earnings

Softbank’s $32 billion ARM Holdings deal boosts chipmakers Dow average…

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Bloomberg Markets | Navigating Post-Brexit Credit Markets

Trey Parker, head of credit at Highland Capital Management, examines…

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Bloomberg | U.S. Stocks Retreat Amid Tepid Growth Outlook, Brexit Concerns

Fed meeting offered only brief reprieve from overseas anxiety Banks,…

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Institutional Investor | 10 Top Money Managers Weigh In on U.S. Election

From George Soros to Jeffrey Gundiach, ten investor share their…

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Financial Times | Prepare for President Trump, investors told

German magazine Der Spiegel sparked international controversy in February when…

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Business Insider | A ‘hedge fund apocalypse’ is coming

It’s the end of the hedge fund world as we…

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Institutional Investor | Pouring SALT on Hedge Funds’ Wounds in Vegas

The almost somber mood among investors and managers at this…

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CNBC, Closing Bell | Okada: Watch this dollar

Mark Okada, Highland Capital Management CEO, discusses how the dollar…

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FundFire | Highland, Brevan Howard Build Out Retail Alts Funds

A handful of hedge fund firms are building out their…

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CNBC, Street Signs Asia | This is the one thing every one should be focused on

Highland Capital Management’s Mark Okada explains why the stock market,…

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Business Insider | Hedge fund disrupted like Uber

Hedge funds are getting hit by a double whammy of…

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Mutual Fund Wire | How Disruptive Are Liquid Alts? Think Uber

Hedge-fund-like strategies may could be s disruptive in the investing…

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CNBC.com | Dow closes up triple digits despite Apple’s first 8-day losing streak since 1998

U.S. stocks closed higher Monday, the first trading day of…

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Bloomberg | U.S. Stocks Rally as Health-Care, Energy Shares Lead a Rebound

Drug companies jump amid deal speculation, oil boosts energy S&P…

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Fund Action | Highland Hires In Independent Broker-Dealer Push

Highland Capital Management is plotting a stronger push into the independent…

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Mutual Fund Wire | Ross Revamps and Refocuses Highland’s Distro

Brad Ross is revamping and refocusing Highland Capital Management’s distribution…

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Bloomberg | Crude Oil Rally Pushes S&P 500 Index to Fourth Weekly Advance

Oil up 47 percent with stocks gaining 11 percent since…

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Barron’s | Argentina’s Huge Upcoming Debt Issuance Attracts Plenty Of Interest

Argentina finally looks like it will reenter global capital markets after…

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Bloomberg | Leveraged Capital – Trey Parker, Highland Capital Q&A

Tech may prove to be a busy sector for loan…

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Alt Credit Intelligence | Seeking distressed situations

Highland’s Trey Parker discusses opportunities in stressed and distressed credit…

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Alt Credit Intelligence | CLOs: Recognising the right kind of risk

Collateralized Loan Obligations: Recognizing the Right Kind of Risk Highland…

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Reuters | US leveraged loans hit turbulence, but will avert a crisis repeat

Dec 17 The leveraged finance market is not set to…

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Hedge Week | Hedge fund manager Highland Capital Management appoints new president of institutional products

Dallas-based alternative investment manager Highland Capital Management has appointed Terry…

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FIN alternatives | Highland Capital Management Hires Seaver For Institutional Sales Slot

Highland Capital Management has hired former Loomis Sayles executive Jeff…

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CNBC | Case for Fed to rip rate Band-Aid: Bond investor

The Federal Reserve should increase rates for the first time…

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Liquid Alternative Investing: Views From The Experts

Finding Low Correlation To Diversify A Portfolio Michael Gregory, Global…

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CNBC | Fed policy is ‘trickle down’ on steroids: Economist

The Federal Reserve’s near-zero interest rate policy amounts to trickle-down…

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Investment News | Highland Capital ramps up liquid alternative strategy push

Catching the wave of the fast-growing category, asset manager plans…

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Institutional Investor | How GOP Policies May Affect Health Care Stocks in 2015

By Jan Alexander | Investment managers come in many political…

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Institutional Investor | The Federal Reserve’s Dual-Mandate Dilemma

By James Dondero and Mark Okada The shadow of the…

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Pensions & Investments | Best Places to Work in Money Management

At Highland Capital Management, L.P., healthcare is free of premiums…

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Pensions & Investments | Ingredients for a great place to work

BY NANCY K. WEBMAN | DECEMBER 8, 2014 Twenty-nine firms are ranked as…

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CNBC | Japan machinery orders rise 4.7% in August

Japan’s core machinery orders, a leading indicator of capital spending,…

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ETF Trends | Senior Loan ETFs Still Have Rising Rates Appeal

By Tom Lydon | With the Federal Reserve expected to…

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Success Magazine | How One Boy’s Good Deed Snowballed

What would you do if you found a $20 bill? Eight-year-old Myles…

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Dallas Morning News | SMU’s Tower Scholars Program Receives Over $4 Million in Gifts

Gifts totaling more than $4 million will endow and provide…

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Daily Alts | Highland Capital Moves into Non-Traded Product Space

Highland Capital Management is a Dallas-based investment management firm with…

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CNBC | New Market Mantra! Sell in May, ‘Trade Away’: CIO

Investors can’t sit on stock or bond index funds this…

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LSTA | Loan ETFs Have Seen Dramatic Growth Among Investors

Investor interest in the senior secured floating rate loan asset…

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Barron’s | Q&A with Jim Dondero: Scouring the Globe for Cheap Stocks and Bonds

Jim Dondero is a hunter who knows that you can’t hit…

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Investment News | Seeking Income In A Low-Rate World

Sixty is the new 40.  At least that’s how some…

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Highland Capital Management Rings the NYSE Closing Bell

On Tuesday, February 26, executives and guests of Highland Capital…

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Dallas Business Journal | Brad Ross, CEO of Pyxis Capital, Hires Those With Strong Work Ethic, Drive to Win

Brad Ross knows investing. Before joining Dallas-based Pyxis Capital in June,…

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Bloomberg | Loan Funds Lure Investors Adding Risk in Search for Yield

Individual investors are putting more money into bank-loan funds, taking…

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Barron’s | Finally, A Rally Begins! But its Stamina is the Big Question

Stocks soared 6% last week on relatively low trading volumes,…

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The Wall Street Journal | Easing the Sting of Falling Stock Prices

In this year’s tumultuous stock market, mutual funds that follow…

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Morningstar | Winners and Losers Emerging After Health-Care Reform

The biggest structural change in 45 years to the health-care…

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Barron’s | Not Quite Up, Up and Away

Not even a spectacular 11th-hour rally could get stock-market funds…

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The Street | Two Newly Rated Stock Funds to Buy

TheStreet.com Ratings initiated coverage of 27 stock mutual funds that accrued a…

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Mutual Fund Industry Awards | Michael Gregory Named Among 2011 Rising Stars of Mutual Funds

The Rising Stars of Mutual Funds are chosen annually by the publishers…

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Reuters | Health insurer stock run may just be starting

The fast start for U.S. health insurer shares this year…

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Morningstar | Why Long/Short Funds Hit a Rough Patch

Nadia Papagiannis: Hello. My name is Nadia Papagiannis, Alternative Investment…

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Barron’s | Investors Give Stocks a Second Look

This love affair had to cool down, even if it’s…

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